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by Diana Wynne Jones
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Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
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Film Noir
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Top-of-the-line noir melodrama featuring Van Heflin, Barbara Stanwyck, Lizabeth Scott, and Kirk Douglas. Don't miss it. (The video is interlaced in the MPEG2 file. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.) You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and create a DVD to watch on your television.
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Topics: noir, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott
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by Jane Austen
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LibriVox recording of Mansfield Park by Jane Austen. Read by Karen Savage. Miss Frances, the youngest Ward sister, "married, in the common phrase, to disoblige her family, and by fixing on a lieutenant of marines, without education, fortune, or connexions, did it very thoroughly. She could hardly have made a more untoward choice." Some years later, pregnant with her ninth child, Mrs. Price appeals to her family, namely to her eldest sister and her husband, Sir Thomas Bertram, for help...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, austen, mansfield park
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Charles Dickens
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LibriVox recording of Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens. Read by Mil Nicholson Charles Dickens the author of Dombey and Son, originally wrote the book in installments which were published from October 1846 to April 1848 under the title Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. The story centers around Paul Dombey, the stern owner of the Firm. He is totally immersed in having his newly born son continue the business, and entirely neglects his daughter...
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Topics: dickens, literature, books, free, public, audio, reading
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Audio Library and Talking Books
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Read by Hugh Fraser the actor who portrays Captain Hastings in the TV series. Peril at End House is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie first published in the US by the Dodd, Mead and Company in February 1932 and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in March of the same year. The US edition retailed at $2.00 and the UK edition at seven shillings and sixpence (7/6). The book features Christie's famous character Hercule Poirot, as well as Arthur Hastings and Chief Inspector Japp, and is...
Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
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by Jane Austen
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LibriVox recording of Jane Austen's Juvenilia. Before becoming the author of such classics as Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Emma, Jane Austen experimented with various writing styles as a teenager in the early 1790s. This is a collection of her juvenilia, including the epistolary novels Love and Freindship, Lesley Castle, and Lady Susan, as well as her comic History of England and some shorter pieces. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett) For further information, including links to...
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Topics: librivox, audio, austen, juvenilia, novella, epistolary
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by Dorothy L. Sayers
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Librivox recording of Whose Body? by Dorothy L. Sayers. Read by Kara Shallenberg and Kristin Hughes The novel begins with a telephone call to Wimsey from his mother, the Dowager Duchess of Denver, saying that her vicar’s architect has just found a dead body in his bath, wearing nothing but a pair of pince-nez. Whose body is it? Whodunnit? It’s up to Lord Peter to find out. (Summary by Kara and Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds,...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, mystery, Sayers, Lord Peter Wimsey
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by Dorothy L. Sayers
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LibriVox recording of Whose Body? by Dorothy L. Sayers read by Kirsten Wever Whose Body? is the first of Dorothy Sayers’s famous Lord Peter Wimsey novels, introducing that nobleman, as well as his manservant and fellow-sleuth, Mervyn Bunter. Scotland Yard’s Inspector Charles Parker, who figures more or less prominently in later Wimsey novels, plays a central role in Whose Body? as well. As the book opens, a bashful Battersea architect has discovered a naked body in his bath, adorned with a...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, mystery, fiction
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by Agatha Christie
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Theo is ready to leave her husband when a financial scandal intervenes.  Dramatised by Mike Walker and starring Emilia Fox. Theo: Emilia Fox Vincent: Julian Rhind-Tutt Richard : Alex Jennings TV news reader: Ewan Bailey Director: Ned Chaillet
Topic: BBC Radio Drama
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by Meredith Nicholson
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Librivox recording of The House of a Thousand Candles by Meredith Nicholson. Read by J. M. Smallheer. A top ten bestseller of 1906, The House of a Thousand Candles is part adventure/mystery and part romance. The book begins with young Jack Glenarm returning from various exploits in Europe and Africa for the reading of his grandfather’s will. In it, he stands to inherit his grandfather’s estate, but only if he can remain for one year in residence at the old man’s unfinished “House of a...
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by Arthur Scott Bailey
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LibriVox recording of The Tale of Jolly Robin by Arthur Scott Bailey. Read in English by AnnaLisa Bodtker; Rosa Grace; Greg Giordano; Gouri LeDonne; Sonia; April6090; Lynda Marie Neilson Arthur Scott Bailey, a native of the state of Vermont, wrote over forty children's books using a variety of animals, birds and even insects to entertain. The Tale of Jolly Robin is one of 16 stories of his Tuck-Me-In Tales series. - Summary by Larry Wilson For further information, including links to online...
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by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
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LibriVox recording of Understood Betsy, by Dorothy Canfield Fisher. Read by Lee Ann Howlett. Understood Betsy is a 1916 novel for children by Dorothy Canfield Fisher. The story tells of Elizabeth Ann, a 9-year-old orphan who goes from a sheltered existence with her father's aunt Harriet and cousin Frances in the city, to living on a Vermont farm with her mother's family, the Putneys, whose child-rearing practices had always seemed suspect to Harriet and her daughter. In her new rural life,...
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Topics: dorothy, canfield, fisher, librivox, publicdomain, audio book, betsy, understood
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by Agatha Christie
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Against her better judgment, Lady Tresselian permits dashing Nevile Strange and his wife to come to her house party at the same time as his ex-wife, and sure enough, as soon as everyone arrives, the tensions are evident.
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Agatha Christie
Audio Library and Talking Books
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The Murder on the Links  is a work of  detective fiction  by  Agatha Christie , first published in the UK in 1923. The story takes place in northern France, giving Poirot a hostile competitor from the Paris  Sûreté . Poirot's long memory for past or similar crimes proves useful in resolving the crimes. The book is notable for a subplot in which Hastings falls in love, a development "greatly desired on Agatha's part... parcelling off Hastings to wedded bliss in the Argentine."...
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
Audio Library and Talking Books
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After the Funeral  is a work of  detective fiction  by  Agatha Christie  and first published in the US by  Dodd, Mead and Company  in March 1953 under the title of  Funerals are Fatal  and in UK by the  Collins Crime Club  on 18 May of the same year under Christie's original title. The US edition retailed at $2.50 and the UK edition at ten  shillings  and  sixpence  (10/6). A 1963 UK paperback issued by Fontana Books changed the title to  Murder at the Gallop  to tie in with...
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
Audio Library and Talking Books
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The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding and a Selection of  Entrees  is a short story collection written by  Agatha Christie  and first published in the UK by the  Collins Crime Club  on 24 October 1960.  It is the only Christie first edition published in the UK that contains stories with both  Hercule Poirot  and  Miss Marple , the writer's two most famous detectives. It retailed in the UK for twelve  shillings  and  sixpence  (12/6)  and comprises six cases. It was not published...
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
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A creepy tale, in which Christie indulges in her fascination with the supernatural. A doll appears in a dressmaker's shop, a floppy, long-legged doll who sits itself on the best sofa. But where did it come from and why does it appear to watch everyone? When a doll with a mind of its own comes into your life, it might be worth finding what it wants. This updated version is set amid London's cat-walks in the cut-throat world of 21st century fashion. Dramatised by Mike Walker. Music composed and...
Topics: BBC Radio, Agatha Christie, The Dressmaker's Doll 1958, radio drama, supernatural, updated version
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Each member at a Tuesday night get-together tells a tale of mystery, preferably one he or she has personal knowledge of, and the rest of the crowd tries to figure out the solution. As Miss Marple is among them, looking harmless with her knitting, the rest hardly stand a chance. . . . We the lucky listeners also get to puzzle out these 13 stories. Fortunately, the ever observant Miss Marple is there to help. Joan Hickson is the best of the Miss Marples. After playing her on stage, as well as in...
Topics: BBC Radio, Agatha Christie, The Tuesday Club Murders, reading
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It's up to Miss Marple to solve the case, drawing on knowledge from her childhood and of course, her garden. Dr Rosen is found dead and the four members of his household claim to have heard nothing. None of them has an alibi. Is this crime the act of a secret organisation?  Dr. Rosen, instrumental in the downfall of a secret German oranization, is convinced the members of the organization will seek revenge. When he is found dead, his fears would seem to be confirmed. Could the secret...
Topics: Agatha Christie, The Four Suspects, short story, 1932, reading
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Retitled from The Case of the Perfect Maid 1950 & 1979    Dramatised by Mike Walker Renting a flat to elderly sisters in a converted dower house should be a simple job for an estate agent, but estate agent Kate finds  them anything but easy. Then valuables start to disappear. Mrs. Marple's maid asks her to intervene in the delicate problem of the rather opinionated cousin Gladys. Poor Gladys has been accused of stealing a precious brooch belonging to her employers, the reserved Misses...
Topics: BBC Radio, Agatha Christie, The Case of the Perfect Carer, short story, radio drama, Miss Marple
Audio Library and Talking Books
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The Mystery of the Blue Train  is a work of  detective fiction  by  Agatha Christie , first published in the United Kingdom by  William Collins & Sons  on 29 March 1928. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mystery_of_the_Blue_Train Read by Hugh Fraser the actor who portrays Captain Hastings in the TV series.
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
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by Olaudah Equiano
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The true story of an African slave,  Olaudah Equiano , who purchased his freedom and settled in England. Dramatised from his book.
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Factual Drama
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by Scott Cherry
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Tetherdown is a road in the north London suburb of Muswell Hill. In 1896,  Henry Smith, a retired engineer, is found tied-up and beaten to death in his own home. Scotland Yard detectives are on the scene within the hour, but their investigations are hampered by judges and politicians, who refuse to recognise the latest breakthrough in forensic science, fingerprints. "The British policeman," says a high court judge," must depend on his customary tenacity and ingenuity." As...
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Factual Drama
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by John Fletcher
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In 1912, insurance agent Frederick Seddon was hanged for poisoning his lodger for financial gain. His wife Margaret stood trial with him but was acquitted. In this drama, the author turns the story around, Margaret Seddon being a cunning and manipulative murderer, who kills for gain, but manages to place the blame on her husband. Real facts about the circumstances of the case are included, but the author conflates Margaret Seddon with the American silent film actress of the same name. An...
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Saturday Play
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by Agatha Christie
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A notice appears in the paper of a small English village, Chipping Cleghorn: "A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October 29th, at Little Paddocks, at 6:30 p.m. Friends accept this, the only intimation." This comes as a surprise to Letitia Blacklock, owner of Little Paddocks, as she has no idea what the notice means; she didn't place it, and none of her companions knows more than she. At 6.30, a masked man bursts into Little Paddocks, the lights go out and a shot is...
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Miss Marple
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by Agatha Christie
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Radio dramatisation of one of Christie's best known books. If you don't already know the identity of the killer, so much the better!
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama
Audio Library and Talking Books
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When Rosaleen Cloade comes to sleepy Warmsley Vale to collect on her  late spouse’s sizable inheritance, the Cloade family — who all rely  in various ways on the funds from their dear departed Uncle Gordon —  have other plans for the money. This classic Christie, originally published as THERE IS A TIDE, opens  with Hercule Poirot in a London club, where he overhears a story that  later helps to sort out a tangled murder case. Hugh Fraser, known to  PBS "Mystery" fans in...
Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
Audio Library and Talking Books
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When multi-millionaire Simeon Lee unexpectedly invites his family to gather at his home for Christmas, the gesture is met with suspicion by many of the guests. Simeon is not given to family sentiment, and not all of the family are on good terms with one another. To make things worse, he has invited the  black sheep  of the family, Harry, and Simeon's granddaughter, Pilar, whom none of them has ever met before. Simeon is intent on playing a sadistic game with his family's emotions. An...
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
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by Darol Ware
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Malcolm X invites King and other prominent civil rights leaders to a rally in Harlem. This is a podcast.
Topics: history, malcolm x, primary sources
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by BBC Radio 4, Agatha Christie
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John Moffat stars as the great Belgian detective Hercule Poirot in fifteen BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisations. Including: Evil Under the Sun : On holiday in Devon, Poirot becomes embroiled in the murder of a glamorous American starlet. Sad Cypress : A poison pen letter begins a chain of events which is to end in tragedy. Murder in Mesopotamia : When death occurs at an archaeological site in the Iraqi desert, Poirot is on hand to dig for clues. Lord Edgware Dies : Lord Edgware is found...
Topics: Radio, Drama
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by Agatha Christie
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With only one bizarre clue to the agonizing death of a wealthy financier, Miss Marple must unravel a mystery hidden in a child's nursery rhyme that is to prove one of the strangest cases of her life. Agatha Christie's whodunit stars June Whitfield as the deceptively mild sleuth, Miss Jane Marple.  From the book first published in 1953. Dramatised by Michael Bakewell.  Directed by: Enyd Williams June Whitfield - Miss Jane Marple.  Nicky Henson - Inspector Neele  Kristin Miward - Miss Dove...
Topic: BBC Radio Drama
Africa Past and Present
by MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University
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Marika Sherwood (senior research fellow, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, London ) on the history of the African diaspora in Britain. She discusses aspects of her 2007 book After Abolition: Britain and the Slave Trade Since 1807 , the 1945 Pan Africanist Congress in Manchester, and Pan-African biographies. Sherwood concludes by noting the inadequate treatment of black history in the UK school curriculum.
Topics: African diaspora, history, Marika Sherwood, pan-Africanism
Africa Past and Present
by MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University
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Prof. Robert A. Hill (History, UCLA) on his lifeâs work as editor of The Marcus Garvey and UNIA Papers , a magisterial multi-volume series published by the University of California Press since 1983. Hill discusses the origins of his interest in Garvey and the "Africa for the Africans" movement - the largest organized mass movement in black history. He sheds light on important editorial issues in the Garvey Papers project and reflects on Garvey's legacy today.
Topics: African diaspora, history, Marcus Garvey, pan-Africanism, Robert Hill, UNIA
Mirrortube
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African American Civil Rights Movement Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjZBZxPk4Pc Uploader: TheHistoryTV Upload date: 2014-05-29
Topics: Youtube, video, Education, James Baldwin (Author), Marlon Brando (Theater Actor), African-American...
Open Yale Courses
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About the Course The purpose of this course is to examine the African American experience in the United States from 1863 to the present. Prominent themes include the end of the Civil War and the beginning of Reconstruction; African Americans’ urbanization experiences; the development of the modern civil rights movement and its aftermath; and the thought and leadership of Booker T. Washington, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E.B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King Jr., and Malcolm X. Warning:...
Huey Newton, interviewed by Alex Hoffman, KPFA reporter. Newton, co-founder of the Black Panther Party, discusses his imprisonment, the impending trial, and the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. Newton notes that most of the black inmates in jail with him have become Black Panthers since his incarceration. Interview was at the Alameda County Jail, June 7, 1968. [Newton was convicted of manslaughter, not murder. His attorney was Charles Garry.]
Part 2 of Elsa Knight Thompson's interview with Huey Newton in jail in Oakland, CA. Thompson asks Newton whether short-term solutions offered by white communities are compatible with the aims of the Black Panthers. Newton asserts that the Black Panther Party program could be instituted immediately were it not for the racist power structure. Newton also talks about his Congressional bid for election on the Peace & Freedom Party ticket as a means to educate more people about the struggles of...
Topics: BLACK PANTHER PARTY., Newton, Huey P., Prisoners -- Personal narratives., Huey Newton from jail in...
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Stokley Carmichael (Kwame Ture) speaks at UC Berkeley on Black Power.  Then He will debate w George Lincoln Rockwell on Black and White Power.
Topics: Stokely Carmichael, Kwame Ture, George Lincoln Rockwell, Debate, Black Power, White Power
Podcasts
by Myth of the 20th Century
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Malcolm X was once asked by a white journalist what he thought of the efforts of Martin Luther King to help blacks get the right to sit anywhere on the bus. He responded, “Having an opportunity to ride on the front, back, or middle of someone else’s bus doesn’t dignify you. When you have your own bus – then you have dignity.” Throughout his life, Malcolm exhibited a strong desire to not be “a slave.” Dropping out of school after being told a law career was no place for a negro...
Topics: Malcolm X, Black Nationalism
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by This is Carrington
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Marcus Garvey & The Pan-African Movement Marcus Garvey, Jr. was a Jamaican political leader, journalist, entrepreneur and orator who was a staunch proponent of Black Nationalism and the Pan-Africanism movement, to which end he founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association.
Topics: Marcus Garvey, Pan-African, Movement, Diaspora, UNIA, Universal Negro Improvement Association,...
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by Malcolm X
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These are some of the most famous speeches of Malcolm X.
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Topics: Malcolm X, Revolution, Black Nationalism, Black Power
History
Topic: History
Radio Programs
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A five-part dramatisation  by Michael Bakewell, starring June Whitfield as Miss Marple and Francis Matthews as the Rev Leonard Clement. In the quiet study of the vicarage in St. Mary Mead, the father discovers the body of his friend, Colonel Protheroes. It seems that seven persons would have benefitted from his unfortunate death, but which of the seven committed the murder? Miss Marple investigates. The spinster sleuth reveals the murderer's identity, plus more surprises. 1: Even the vicar...
Topics: BBC Radio, Agatha Christie, The Murder at the Vicarage, 1927, Miss Marple, radio drama
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by BBC
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Every BBC radio full cast adaptations of Agatha Christies Including individual novels as well as; Hercule Poirot - One of the most famous fictional characters of all time, the inimitable Belgian private detective is synonymous with waxed moustaches, perfectionism and little grey cells. Poirot would be the first to call himself a great man - he has never been known for his modesty - but with such success in his career, it is difficult to argue with him. Miss Marple - Doesn’t look like your...
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, BBC
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Material Type: Audio book, etc. Document Type: Sound Recording All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie ISBN: 0563535520 9780563535522 OCLC Number: 655219118 Notes: Includes: Murder at the vicarage - A murder is announced - The body in the library - The mirror crack'd from side to side - At Bertram's Hotel - They do it with mirrors - 4.50 from Paddington - A pocket full of rye - A Caribbean mystery - Nemesis - The moving finger - Sleeping murder. Starring June Whitfield. Description: 18...
Topics: Agatha Christie, Miss Marple, BBC, audio drama, June Whitfield
Radio Programs
by Agatha Christie
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A woman sees a woman being murdered as their two trains travel along side each other. She reports the matter to the police, but no body is found and nobody has been reported missing. As nobody believes her, she turns for help to her old friend Miss Marple.......
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Agatha Christie
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by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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LibriVox recording of Little Lord Fauntleroy, by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Read by Susan Umpleby. In mid-1880s Brooklyn, New York, Cedric Errol lives with his Mother (never named, known only as Mrs Errol or "dearest") in genteel poverty after his Father Captain Errol dies. They receive a visit from Havisham, an English lawyer with a message from Cedric's grandfather, Lord Dorincourt. Cedric is now Lord Fauntleroy and heir to the Earldom and a vast estate. The Earl wants Cedric to live...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, children, fiction, adventure
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Mrs. Henry Wood
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LibriVox recording of The Channings by Mrs. Henry Wood. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. This is a saga about life in a small town in England during the Victorian era. The "stars" of this saga are the Channings. Mr. Channing was ill and, because of his poverty, his six children have to work. Many things happen during this saga: a man confesses to a theft which he thinks his brother did, a lady is engaged to a gentleman much above her station, and so much more. But in the middle...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, victorian novel, love story
The Dope Tapes
by Michael Aldrich
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MYSTERY: CADFAEL 1-13-1995 “The Leper of St Giles” Tape 1. Cadfael (Derek Jacobi) is a 12 th -century monk apothecary who solves mysteries. Aconite “Monk’s Hood” is the drug in the second one, botanicals in the 3 rd “Sanctuary Sparrow.” See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
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Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
The Dope Tapes
by Michael Aldrich
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MYSTERY: Ed McBain’s 87 th Precinct, and INSPECTOR MORSE 3-23-1995 Ed McBain mysteries often have drugs.  The Inspector Morse mystery “Cherubim and Seraphim” features girls tripping at a warehouse rave, “seraphics” are neotropic drugs like ecstasy, an anti-aging drug marketed to teens, and Inspector Lewis admits he has smoked cannabis. See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Hip Hop Mixtapes
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01- Lil Wayne -Human (World Premier) 02- Lil Wayne -Fuck Me (World Premier) 03- Lil Wayne -Another Planet Ft. Huey (World Premier)- 04- Lil Wayne -Ready (World Premier)- 05- Lil Wayne -Easy Money Ft. Poni (World Premier)- 06- Lil Wayne -Lets Talk Money Ft. Pimp C & Slim Thug (World Premier)(Remix) 07- Lil Wayne -Ground Zero Ft. Drake (World Premier) 08- Lil Wayne -Girls Forever (World Premier) 09- Lil Wayne -Mr. Gangsta Ft Smitty (Remix)(Prod By Tru Beatz)(World Premier 10- Lil Wayne...
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Eminem - Any Man (Instrumental) Eminem - Ass Like That (Instrumental) Eminem - Bitch Please 2 (Instrumental) Eminem - Business (Instrumental) Eminem - Cleanin' Out My Closet (Instrumental) Eminem - Cum On Everybody (Instrumental) Eminem - Encore (Instrumental) Eminem - Guilty Conscience (Instrumental) Eminem - If I Get Locked Up Tonight (Instrumental) Eminem - Just Lose It (Instrumental) Eminem - Lose Yourself (Instrumental) Eminem - Mocking Bird (Instrumental) Eminem - My Name Is...
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by Charles Dickens
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LibriVox recording of David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens. Read by Tadhg. The story is told almost entirely from the point of view of the first person narrator, David Copperfield himself, and was the first Dickens novel to be written as such a narration.The story deals with the life of David Copperfield from childhood to maturity.David's father had died six months before he was born, and seven years later, his mother remarries but David and his step-father don’t get on and he is sent to...
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Topics: audiobook, librivox, Dickens, Victorian novel, novel
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Sermons & Religious Lectures
by A J Walton
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" Remember remember the fifth of November Gunpowder, treason and plot. I see no reason why gunpowder, treason Should ever be forgot... " So the rhyme goes... Words of "Remember Remember" refer to Guy Fawkes with origins in 17th century English history. On the 5th November 1605 Guy Fawkes was caught in the cellars of the Houses of Parliament with several dozen barrels of gunpowder. Guy Fawkes was subsequently tried as a traitor with his co-conspirators for plotting against...
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Topics: Guy Fawkes, 5th November, Gunpowder, Treason, Plot
Radio Programs
by Agatha Christie
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You know the story. A train stuck in a snowdrift, deep in the Balkans. A man lies dead and he can only have been murdered by somebody in the first class car. Hercule Poirot must investigate....... Even though you know the solution, this makes for enjoyable listening.
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Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Hercule Poirot
Audio Library and Talking Books
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles  is a  detective novel  by  Agatha Christie . Audiobook read by David Suchet, the actor that played  Hercule Poirot in the British TV series.
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Topics: Agatha Christie, Hercule Poirot, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
Audio Library and Talking Books
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Crooked House (published in 1949) is a whodunit novel by Agatha Christie. The action takes place in and near London in the autumn of 1947. Christie has said that this was one of her two favorites of her own works, the other being Ordeal by Innocence. Plot summary Spoiler warning: Plot and/or ending details follow. The first person narrator is Charles Hayward who, towards the end of the Second World War, occupies some post in Cairo. There he meets Sophia Leonides, who works for the Foreign...
Topics: Agatha Christie, audiobook, mystery, murder, detective
Community Audio
by Agatha Christie
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Personal Call was written specially for radio by Agatha Christie. A disturbing telephone call from a woman named Fay has consequences for both Richard Brent and his wife Pam. This 1960 production stars Ivan Brandt and Barbara Lott. Vivienne Chatterton - Mrs. Lamb Ivan Brandt - James Brent Beatrice Bevan - Fay Barbara Lott - Pamela Brent George Hagan - Inspector Narracott James Thomason - Mr. Enderby William Eedle - Man/Porter Charles Simon - 2nd Porter/Station Announcer Michael Turner -...
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Topic: BBC Radio Drama
Radio Programs
by Nick Warburton
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When Richard and Claire inherit a house in Yorkshire, they think their worries are over. What they do not expect is the sitting tenant John, his friends in the local "Heritage Protection Society" nor that their recently inherited house is about to fall over the edge of a cliff......
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Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Comedy Drama, Afternoon Play
Radio Programs
by Martin Hesford
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Dorothy Squires was a hugely popular singer in the 40s and 50s. Her career went through a dip in the 60s and revived in the early 70s, before crashing entirely thereafter. She was most famously married to former 007 Roger Moore and was responsible for launching his career, before being involved in an acrimonious divorce. Having spent her fortune on numerous legal actions, she was declared bankrupt in the 1980s and reduced to living on the charity of her remaining fans. In this comedy drama, she...
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Afternoon Play, Comedy Drama, Dorothy Squires
Radio Programs
by Nikolai Gogol
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2017 version of Gogol's classic comedy satire, with Lenny Henry as K hlestakov. For anybody not familiar with the story, set in the 19th century, a small town in Russia are expecting the arrival of a "Government Inspector" from St Petersburg. Recently arrived in the town is a minor official K hlestakov, a man with no money or influence, but a vivid imagination. The governor and the townspeople take it into their minds that he is the Inspector, working under cover. Chaos ensues..........
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Comedy Drama, Classic Drama
Radio Programs
by Rumer Godden
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A group of Anglo Catholic nuns are sent to an old palace in the Himalayas. The local warlord wishes the people to be educated and provided with medical care. But the nuns soon come under the spell of both the place and the British agent, Mr Dean......
Topic: BBC Radio Drama
Community Video
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* Angela Davis on the Prison Abolishment Movement, Frederick Douglass, the 40th Anniversary of Her Arrest and President Obama's First Two Years * interviewed and produced by Amy Goodman of Democracy Now (democracynow.org) Oct.19, 2010 * transcoded, edited and uploaded by bsanandaATyahooDOTcom * globalcooperativeforumDOTnet
Topics: Angela Davis, prisons, Frederick Douglass
Political scholar and activist Angela Davis lectures on "Feminism & Abolition: Theories & Practices for the 21st Century" at the University of Chicago's Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Angela Davis
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 3 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Blues, Legacies and Black Feminism" by Angela Davis Activist and author Angela Davis discusses several key early blues artists to illustrate how black women helped shape feminist historical traditions through their music. March 1998, Santa Monica, CA, from PZ0300.060.
Topic: Angela Davis
Community Audio
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Bobby Seale and Angela Davis talk at York University, Toronto, Canada, October 29th 2014. Bobby takes us back to the days of the founding of the Black Panthers, and Angela Davis calls bullshit on today's Prison Industrial Complex (of course), amongst other topics. Angela Davis file includes Q&A between attendees and Seale/Davis.
Topics: Angela Davis, Bobby Seale, Black Panthers, Human Rights, Prison Industrial Complex
Community Audio
by Denis Rancourt
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Alternative Radio on Micheal Eric Dyson on Malcom X - The Politics of Race
Topics: CHUO, Denis Rancourt, 5 O'Clock Train, Malcom X
The Dope Tapes
by Michael Aldrich
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MYSTERY: POIROT “Peril at End House” 9-13-1994. Cocaine a major part of plot as 2 cokies try to grab inheritance. Also: “The Million Dollar Bond Robbery.” Loves Russian. See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Feature Films
by Max Schach, Harry E. Edington
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A poor woman (Ann Harding) wins the lottery and soon she's swept off her feet by a nice man (Basil Rathbone) but after they're married she begins to think he has a few secrets including murder.
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Topics: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, Ann Harding, Basil Rathbone
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
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A Christmas Carol (full title: A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas ) is a Victorian morality tale of an old and bitter miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of one evening. (Summary from Wikipedia) Read by Glen Hallstrom. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more...
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Topics: librivox, fiction, christmas, charles dickens, scrooge, tiny tim, cratchett, ghosts
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Feature Films
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Murders in an old dark house.
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Topics: murder, mystery, Monogram Pictures, Wallace Ford, Dave O'Brien
Feature Films
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Based on the Sir Authur Conan Doyle story "The Dancing Men", Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are placed in WWII europe to help protect a scientist and his invention from the Nazis. Basil Rathbone .... Sherlock Holmes Nigel Bruce .... Dr. John H. Watson Lionel Atwill .... Professor Moriarty Kaaren Verne .... Charlotte Eberli William Post Jr. .... Dr. Franz Tobel Dennis Hoey .... Inspector Lestrade Holmes Herbert .... Sir Reginald Bailey Mary Gordon .... Mrs. Hudson
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Topics: Mystery, Crime, Sherlock Holmes
Feature Films
by Roy William Neill & Howard Benedict
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IMDB - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038259/combined Basil Rathbone & Nigel Bruce played Sherlock Holmes & Dr. Watson in fourteen films between 1939-1946. Of these fourteen films, four fell into the public domain according to WikiPedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rathbone-Bruce_Sherlock_Holmes_Films These four films are: SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE SECRET WEAPON (1943) http://www.archive.org/details/secret_weapon SHERLOCK HOLMES - THE WOMAN IN GREEN (1945) (this page)...
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Topics: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson, The Woman in Green
Film Noir
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"Wealthy businessman survives attempt by wife to have him killed, makes it look like she succeeded and starts a new life in small town as auto mechanic. Variation on idea elevated to noir importance by The Killers (1946), where victim of femme fatale tries to abandon the city and his past identity." - noir expert Spencer Selby
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Film Noir
by Fritz Lang, Walter Wanger
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German director Fritz Lang is best known for the highly influential films from relatively early in his career, especially Metropolis (1927) and M (1931). But he also had a brief Hollywood heyday during the mid 1940s, when he made some of his best films. Scarlet Street has been claimed by film noir. This attribution is understandable. The lighting is dark, with heavy use of shadows. The characters are all shady as well. Kitty is certainly a femme fatale, although hints are dropped that she is an...
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Topics: Film-Noir, Drama, Black Comedy, Fritz Lang